Raw Garnet rounded into an egg shape to show off the true colours of this gemstone from Madagascar
Measures 5 cm diameter
Garnet - PROPERTIES: Energising, enhancing sexuality, stimulating passion, controlling anger, turning a crisis into an opportunity, strengthening survival instinct, dissolving outdated behaviour patterns
Red Garnet removes inhibitions and taboos, stimulates passion and increases your sexual potency. It has long been a symbol of love and devotion, opening up the heart and bestowing self confidence In particular, it stimulates the controlled rise of kundalini energy and aids potency. It revitalizes feelings and is a powerfully energising stone whilst conversely, it can bring you serenity. This stone controls anger, especially towards one’s self and helps in challenging situations, especially if you feel helpless. It strengthens your survival instinct, instills fortitude and turns a crisis into an opportunity. Garnet dissolves ingrained behaviour patterns that are no longer serving you, assists you to release outdated ideas and plan for the future.
Garnet cleanses and re-energises the chakras. It is said to be able to warn of approaching danger and was carried as a protective talisman. Garnet activates other crystals, amplifying their effect and has a strong link with the pituitary gland. It sharpens up your perceptions of yourself and other people and can stimulate expanded awareness and past life recall.
Square cut Garnets are said to ensure success in business.
All our crystal meanings have been taken from Judy Hall who kindly granted Elements of Avebury permission to use them. For further information Judy Hall has released several books including The Crystal Bible series.
Please note crystals and their meanings are not a substitute for the advice of a doctor. If you have symptoms that you are concerned about, please seek medical advice.